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  1. Mayo Sports Clinic Hosts Insight 2 Health Fitness Challenge WorkoutRead the original story

    Mar 19, 2015 | Insight News

    This Saturday, March 21, at 8:30am the weekly Insight 2 Health Fitness Challenge workout will be at the Mayo Sports Clinic at Mayo Clinic Square in Downtown Minneapolis. Mayo Clinic will introduce Fitness Challenge participants and invited civic and community leaders to the new facility and talk about the Clinic's mission and about the unique collaboration with Insight 2 Health Fitness Challenge.

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  2. Report shows unemployment rate in Twin Cities 4x higher for Blacks...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2015 | Insight News

    At a press conference and rally last week, NOC released a report as part of a national day of action, showing that the unemployment rate for Blacks in the Twin Cities is four times higher than for whites, calling on the Federal Reserve to prioritize full employment in all communities. "Minnesota is a great place to live, if you're white," said NOC executive director Anthony Newby.

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  3. Sunday, March 1, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2015 | Insight News

    Every single muscle in my body is awake and alive! I ache from head to toe and in between. Day one of the seventh week and I find I'm breathing better, in through my nose out through my mouth.

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  4. Rights forum attacks racial income gapRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | Insight News

    Nearly 200 community members gathered at the Neighborhoods Organizing for Change office for a forum on workers' rights in Minneapolis and throughout the state, including a need for earned sick and safe time, fair scheduling, a living wage, and ending wage theft on Saturday, February 28. "When I was working at McDonald's, I had a baby and had to go back to work ten days later or lose my job--even though I had a C-section," said Octancia Adams, an organizer with Neighborhoods Organizing for Change. "They wouldn't give me paid time off.

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  5. ROUND 5, Week six - It takes a villageRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | Insight News

    Neither snow nor sleet nor freezing temperatures could stop us from attending the Insight2Health Fitness Challenge workouts sessions this past week. Six weeks into the ten week Fitness Challenge has built our stamina, helping us gain increased endurance and strength, and is showing fitness results.

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  6. Aesthetically ItRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2015 | Insight News

    Aesthetically It! is a list of picks from the editors of Aesthetically Speaking. Aesthetically It! features venues, events, outings and more that are worthy of "It" status.

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  7. Student Noah Branch named to Minneapolis Board of EducationRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2015 | Insight News

    Branch is a sophomore at Patrick Henry High School and a proud north Minneapolis resident. He is actively involved in City Wide Student Government and The Movement, Patrick Henry's student council.

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  8. Let's protect all kids from toxic chemicals-not just someRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2015 | Insight News

    The lack of effective policies to regulate the use of chemicals in everyday consumer products impacts everyone's health. The Toxic Substances Control Act, the law that regulates industrial chemicals in the U.S., fails to control the flood of toxic chemicals into consumer products, resulting in thousands of little regulated, potentially toxic chemicals ending up in everyday consumer products from hand soap and cleaners to children's nap mats and clothing.

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  9. Ashley DuBose: Out with new album, 'Be You'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2015 | Insight News

    Recently on a six hour drive back from tour I got time to check in with one of the nation's most talented musicians, Ashley DuBose. As she prepares for the release of her second album, I got to ask in-depth questions about the new direction her music, her album release party and life after NBC's "The Voice."

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  10. Taste of West Broadway: Celebrating Northside business in styleRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | Insight News

    The West Broadway Business and Area Coalition is setting out to prove that its business district has everything one needs to throw a spectacular party. For the upcoming Taste of West Broadway fundraiser on Thursday, February 26th, food will be prepared and served by eight local chefs from Avenue Eatery, K's Deli, Cookie Cart, WholeSoul, Pimento Kitchen , Louisiana Purchase Seafood, Broadway Pub and Grille and Breaking Bread Cafe.

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  11. Mario: Exclusive 'Fireball Tour' interviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | Insight News

    On Sunday, Feb. 15 multi-platinum, Grammy Award winning singer and actor Mario stopped by Minneapolis on his Fireball Tour. Insight News was able to sit down for the following exclusive interview.

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  12. A passing of the torch: MPLS is the keeper of the flame when it comes to the Minneapolis SoundRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 | Insight News

    While the sound a and practitioners a have evolved over the years, that true Minneapolis Sound is a beautiful mix of soul, funk, rock and pop with emphasis on artistry through impeccable musicianship. Though doubtful that Mark Ronson and Bruno Mars spent much time at Bryant Lake Bowl or Chino Latino, the two adequately captured the Minneapolis Sound with "Uptown Funk."

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  13. Increasing demand for quality schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2015 | Insight News

    In a city in which local charter schools have historically struggled to reach enrollment targets, Hiawatha Academies has accepted enough applications to require a lottery at each grade level, Kindergarten through grade 9. Over the past four months, Hiawatha Collegiate High School, the newest school within Hiawatha Academies, has received applicants from over 20 schools from across the area - private, district, and charter alike. On February 5, 2015, families filled an open house put on by HCHS and new applicants for the K-8th grade classes continue to come in.

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  14. Playwrights' Center presents 'The Realness' by Idris GoodwinRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2015 | Insight News

    The Ruth Easton New Play Series at the Playwrights' Center continues in March with readings of the new play "The Realness: the second break beat play" by Core Writer Idris Goodwin. The play will have two public readings: Monday, March 2 and Tuesday, March 3 at 7 p.m. at the Playwrights' Center, 2301 E. Franklin Avenue in Minneapolis.

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  15. Dean named YouthCARE Executive DirectorRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2015 | Insight News

    The YouthCARE Board of Directors has appointed Willie Dean as the organization's next executive director. He will succeed 40-year YouthCARE founding executive director Craig Luedemann, who will retire at the end of February.

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  16. Rankin forged Urban League power agendaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 | Insight News

    A memorial service honoring his contributions to family and community will be held at Noon Saturday February 21 at Mt. Vernon Missionary Baptist Church, 1800 Dupont Av.

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  17. Camille A. Brown & Dancers bring gutsy moves and virtuosic musicality to The O'Shaughnessy stageRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 | Insight News

    Camille A. Brown, dancer-choreographer along with fellow performer Mora-Amina Parker from the New York Based Camille A. Brown & Dancers, graced the KFAI studios Tuesday morning on Conversations with Al McFarlane to talk about their week-long dance company residency here in the Twin Cities. The company's community outreach component, Black Girl Spectrum, presents in Minneapolis through a workshop with Lovin' the Skin I'm In, a nonprofit focused on providing uplifting programs for young African-American girls.

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  18. James Craven stars as Thurgood MarshallRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2015 | Insight News

    The Illusion Theater's 40th Anniversary Season continues with a powerful play based on the life of Justice Thurgood Marshall, starring one of the Twin Cities' most venerable actors, James Craven. A journey of epic proportions, "Thurgood" is an eye-opening, humorous and uplifting portrait of a true American hero on stage March 6-15 at the downtown Minneapolis theater, located on the eighth floor of the Cowles Center, 528 Hennepin Ave. Post-show panels and audience discussions follow each performance.

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  19. Unless emergency measures are taken, many families will be cut off...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2015 | Insight News

    Minneapolis City Council Member Abdi Warsame is calling on federal agencies to quickly find solutions to a critical, developing issue that affects the local Somali community's ability to send funds to their families in Somalia. Each year, Somali Americans in Minneapolis send hundreds of millions to help their loved ones meet basic needs like food, schooling and healthcare.

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  20. Champion hosts special screening of film SelmaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2015 | Insight News

    Senator Bobby Joe Champion will be hosting a special screening of "Selma" on Thursday, February 19, 2015 at 7:00 p.m. at the Regal Cinemas Brooklyn Center Stadium. The doors open at 6:30 p.m. and the screening is free of charge.

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